Iceland’s First Lady speaks out on offshore speculation

The President and First Lady of Iceland.

The President and First Lady of Iceland. Photo: Jim Smart

Iceland’s First Lady, Dorrit Moussaieff, has issued an official statement in response to certain “speculati­on and inaccura­te statements and ass­erti­ons” regarding her financial connections.

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The following statement was issued yesterday by the Office of the Icelandic President, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, who has so far not commented on the affair:




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